Historical GPA's, ACT scores & High School rankings

The figures below pertain to the First-year freshmen of the Fall semester in a given year. 

Average High School GPA's of Accepted Students
Freshmen Test Scores
High School Rankings


Average High School GPA's of Accepted Students

2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
3.43 3.47 3.38 3.44 3.33 3.40

Test Scores of Entering Freshmen

  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
ACT Composite Average
  23.1 23.2 23.2 22.2 22.7 22.8 21.3 21.6
ACT Composite 50% Mid-Range (25%-75%)
  20-25 21-26 20-25 20-25 20-25 20-25 18-23 18-23
SAT Average
Critical Reading 510 509 514 510 493 509 486 517
Math 516 517 519 500 512 510 493 509
Writing*   493 492 493 475 485 440
SAT Mid-Range (25%-75%)
Critical Reading 470-560 450-540 470-550 460-570 430-540 450-550 440-520 500-599
Math 480-560 460-580 460-570 450-550 460-560 450-560 450-540 500-599
Writing*   450-540 440-540 440-540 410-510 510-440 380-470

* For SAT Writing section WJU student records show SAT Writing test scores beginning in 2010.
** Prior to 2010 the SAT Composite was obtained by summing the SAT Math and SAT Reading. For 2010 and beyond it is the sum of SAT Math, Writing and Reading.


 

Rank in High School Class of Entering Freshmen

Year Top 10% 1st Quintile 2nd Quintile 3rd Quintile 4th Quintile 5th Quintile % Ranked Average High School GPA
2008 22% 48% 27% 17% 7% 1% 80% 3.46
2009 22% 40% 28% 17% 13% 2% 76% 3.41
Year Top Tenth Top Quarter Top Half Bottom Half Bottom Quarter   % Ranked Average High School GPA
2010 22% 47% 81% 19% 4%   78% 3.46
2011 17% 46% 83% 17% 2%   73% 3.50
2012 20% 45% 76% 24% 6%   67% 3.40
2013 20% 46% 77% 23% 5%   71% 3.38
2014 16% 38% 71% 29% 7% 67% 3.38
2015 12% 39% 71% 29% 5% 63% 3.44
2016 17% 36% 69% 31% 10% 57% 3.33
2017 13% 38% 68% 32% 8% 66% 3.40

Percentages shown are for students for whom rankings are available.